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A bit of Mousehole History

Always good to get a little local history, very interesting reading on a plaque on the Ship Inn... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2018
BL63
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Interesting History

It is worth looking at the barometer as it brings in to clear focus what the local fisherman do... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2018
Glen L
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London, United Kingdom
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10 Sep 2018
“A bit of Mousehole History”
21 Mar 2018
“Interesting History”
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Reviewed 11 September 2018

Always good to get a little local history, very interesting reading on a plaque on the Ship Inn wall.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BL63
Reviewed 22 March 2018

It is worth looking at the barometer as it brings in to clear focus what the local fisherman do everyday. They risk their lives to make their catch and must always be weather wary. Brought in to sharp focus by also viewing the sand shift...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Glen L
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Intresting read and nice to see something with some real deep history took some pics last year... Definitely worth a read... Watch the cars passing very close to you

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank PROSN1P3R
Reviewed 3 October 2017

The barometer is part of seafaring history to aid weather forecasting the perilous seas.The barometer is encesed in a box/wall covering.

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Roger B
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Interesting to read the story behind this baraometer take a look as you walk past the wall this is in

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank 663stefaniec
Reviewed 3 August 2017

Wandering along the harbour past The Ships INN I stopped in my tracks when I saw this beautiful barometer encased in the wall. This barometer was originally 'loaned' to mousehole in 1854 by Admiral Fitzroy, founder of the Meteorological Office. Its purpose was to provide...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank janwT2714TR
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